appinite

appinite

[′ap·ə‚nīt]
(petrology)
Hornblende-rich plutonic rock with high feldspar content.
References in periodicals archive ?
2012): Anomalous xenocryst dispersion during tonalite-granodiorite crystal mush hybridization in the mid crust: Mineralogical and geochemical evidence from Variscan appinites (Avila Batholith, Central Iberia).
2009): Within-plate calc-alkaline rocks: Insights from alkaline mafic magma-peraluminous crustal melt hybrid appinites of the Central Iberian Variscan continental collision.